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Oil Kings Sign Murray

April 22, 2016 - EDMONTON, AB - Edmonton Oil Kings General Manager Randy Hansch announced today the team has signed 2014 Bantam Draft selection and Sherwood Park native Davis Murray to a standard Western Hockey League player contract. Murray was selected by the Oil Kings in the 6th round (117th overall) at the 2014 WHL Bantam Draft. The centre spent the 2015-16 season with the Sherwood Park Kings Midget AAA squad, where he appeared in 32 games collecting 11 points (7G,4A) and 76 PIM. Murray also played in two games for the Sherwood Park C... Full Story

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Beef sign former Northwest Missouri State Standout Rod Williams

April 7, 2016 - Omaha, NE - The Beef announce today that they have signed former Northwest Missouri State standout Rod Williams to its roster. Williams, a Grandview, MO native, is a 2012 graduate of Northwest Missouri State where he played left tackle with the Bearcats from 2009 thru 2012. In 2009, Williams helped anchor an offensive unit that scored a program record 632 points and paved the way for the nation's second-highest scoring offense (42.13 ppg). Northwest ranked sixth in the nation in total offense (474.27 ypg) and eighth in pa... Full Story

Oil Kings Eliminated in Six

April 6, 2016 - BRANDON, MB - It was no secret that the Edmonton Oil Kings came into the Eastern Conference Quarter-Finals as big underdogs against the Brandon Wheat Kings. Head Coach Steve Hamilton's squad gave everything they had. It wasn't a lack of effort...or preparation...or will. It was simply an overmatch. The high-flying Wheaties, who finished a significant 37 points ahead of Edmonton, kept the pressure on non-stop and eventually eliminated the Oil Kings four games to two Wednesday night with a convincing 10-3 victory. "Our g... Full Story

Oil Kings Pushed to Brink of Elimination

April 3, 2016 - EDMONTON, AB - The Edmonton Oil Kings gave everything they had in Game 5 versus the Brandon Wheat Kings but ultimately fell short losing 5-2 Sunday afternoon in front of a crowd of 5,149. The Oil Kings goals came from Dario Meyer and Tyson Gruninger and Payton Lee was excellent stopping 28 of 31 shots but the Wheat Kings started fast and held on from there to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference Quarter-Finals best-of-seven. "Our first period we weren't as sharp as we needed to be," said head coach Steve Hamilton.... Full Story


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